Sen. Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos Jr. should present evidence of election fraud instead of hurling baseless allegations on the supposed involvement of the administration, Malacañang said yesterday.
The Department of Justice (DoJ) issued yesterday a watchlist order (WLO) against former President now Pampanga Rep. Gloria M. Arroyo and her husband, former First Gentleman Atty. Jose Miguel “Mike” T. Arroyo, former Commission on Elections (Comelec) Chairman Benjamin S. Abalos Sr., former Justice Secretary Alberto Agra, and several other election officials and private individuals charged with election fraud in the 2007 elections.Continue reading …
Manila, Philippines – Malacañang defended Commission on Elections (Comelec) Chairman Sixto Brillantes yesterday from calls to resign by a lawyer of former President now Pampanga Rep. Gloria Macapagal Arroyo. Presidential spokesman Edwin F. Lacierda said Malacanang stands by the credibility of Brillantes. Arroyo’s lawyer, Atty. Inocencio Ferrer, called for Brillantes to resign after the Comelec […]Continue reading …